Our annual sauce making is complete for another year! Sugo (Italian) making is one of my favourite family events. For my international followers, by tomato sauce I am talking about the kind you would mix through your pasta; not what I think you would refer to as ketchup!
For a school project, my youngest explained the process of sugo-making to her class via a PowerPoint presentation, and now I’m going to ‘borrow’ bits of it here.
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Oh dear! I’ve neglected to post to my blog again! I’m also suffering from writer’s block so this month I’ll just post a link here to one of my TAFE assignments – a profile on Pete’s maternal grandmother, Edith. Enjoy!
I woke up New Year’s Day and realised I hadn’t written my monthly blog post. Oh, the horror! 😉 Immediately I began brainstorming blog topics like, ‘it’s the start of another year’, ‘time to make New Year resolutions’ – at which point I think I did a little vomit in my mouth. Puh-lease! Someone telling me to try a new hobby, lose some weight, achieve my goals by June blah blah blah, just makes me want to cringe!
We all want to start off our year well, but I believe we need to look at life-long attitude changes, not a 2018 quick-fix. (more…)